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How Teach for America Brings Diversity in Education to Houston Schools

Teach for America has been a cornerstone in creating more educators for the nation. The nonprofit founded in 1989 operates in more than two dozen regions across the country and introduces commitment from young educators into vulnerable school systems. In the latest podcast episode of “Accelerating Texas K-12 Education,” host JW Marshall is joined Read more

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Accelerating Texas K12 Education
How Teach for America Brings Diversity in Education to Houston Schools
Teach for America has been a cornerstone in creating more educators for the nation. The nonprofit founded in 1989 operates in more than two dozen regions across the country and Read more
Education Technology
School Safety Today: The Role of Wellbeing in Building a Culture of School Safety
Safety in schools is of the utmost importance. As such, host Bobby Brill speaks with author and school counselor Molly Hudgens about her heroic story and the importance of student wellbeing Read more
Education Technology
Change Starts Here: Overcoming Trauma with Derek Clark
Key Insights: The power of connection is invaluable in overcoming trauma. Students need to know that someone is listening. Teachers can inspire greatness and courage in Read more
Education Technology
School Safety Today: School Security Best Practices: Digital Floor Plan Mapping
  Joey Wahler interviews Michael Rodgers, founder and CEO of the Critical Response Group (CRG). CRG and Raptor Technologies are working together to provide efficient protection for first Read more
Education Technology
School Safety Today: School Security Best Practices: Digital Floor Plan Mapping
Joey Wahler interviews Michael Rodgers, founder and CEO of the Critical Response Group (CRG). CRG and Raptor Technologies are working together to provide efficient protection for Read more
Change Starts Here
Dr. Kelvin Adams – Superintendent Leadership
  Dr. Kelvin Adams, Superintendent of St. Louis Public Schools, doesn’t have a magic formula for success, or why his leadership role within the St. Louis public school system has lasted Read more

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How Evolutions in Transportation and Mobility Are Creating Opportunities within the Built Environment
August 15, 2022
In another exciting episode of Are We There Yet? Grant Harrell hosts a conversation with CEO and Chairman of GFF Architects Evan Beattie, on the changing built environment and the ways in which Read more
Even With Biggest-Ever Climate Bill, US Lags China’s Green Spending
August 15, 2022
(Bloomberg) -- The historic US climate deal that has now passed both chambers of Congress is being touted as one of the most ambitious decarbonization commitments made by any government to date. Is it? Many Read more
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Lids Expands Merch into Collegiate Athletics with Lids University
August 15, 2022
Collegiate athletics, college sports fans, and the larger sports retail world locked in another merchandising win and opportunity as Lids, the leading hat and sports merchandiser, announced another expansion to Read more
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How Teach for America Brings Diversity in Education to Houston Schools
August 12, 2022
Teach for America has been a cornerstone in creating more educators for the nation. The nonprofit founded in 1989 operates in more than two dozen regions across the country and introduces commitment from young educators into vulnerable school systems. In the latest podcast episode of “Accelerating Texas K-12 Education,” host JW Marshall is joined Read more
School Safety Today: The Role of Wellbeing in Building a Culture of School Safety
July 19, 2022
Safety in schools is of the utmost importance. As such, host Bobby Brill speaks with author and school counselor Molly Hudgens about her heroic story and the importance of student wellbeing as it pertains to school safety. Hudgens, a School Counselor and Author of Saving Sycamore: The School Shooting That Never Happened, served first as an educator for Read more
Change Starts Here: Overcoming Trauma with Derek Clark
July 6, 2022
Key Insights: The power of connection is invaluable in overcoming trauma. Students need to know that someone is listening. Teachers can inspire greatness and courage in others. It isn’t every day you meet someone with a story like Derek Clark’s. Overcoming years of abuse and neglect in a failing system, Clark’s story has inspired hope in Read more
School Safety Today: School Security Best Practices: Digital Floor Plan Mapping
June 14, 2022
  Joey Wahler interviews Michael Rodgers, founder and CEO of the Critical Response Group (CRG). CRG and Raptor Technologies are working together to provide efficient protection for first responders in schools through digital floor plan mapping technology. CRG also provides this technology to businesses, hospitals, and many other important infrastructures. Read more
School Safety Today: School Security Best Practices: Digital Floor Plan Mapping
June 14, 2022
Joey Wahler interviews Michael Rodgers, founder and CEO of the Critical Response Group (CRG). CRG and Raptor Technologies are working together to provide efficient protection for first responders in schools through digital floor plan mapping technology. CRG also provides this technology to businesses, hospitals, and many other important Read more
Dr. Kelvin Adams – Superintendent Leadership
June 7, 2022
  Dr. Kelvin Adams, Superintendent of St. Louis Public Schools, doesn’t have a magic formula for success, or why his leadership role within the St. Louis public school system has lasted for nearly fourteen years. If honesty, sincerity, and providing people with the correct information are magic, he’s happy to reveal those secrets. “At the end of the Read more
Lessons from Campus Safety Director of the Year Finalist Michael Reidenbach
May 19, 2022
Michael Reidenbach, Executive Director of Security and Emergency Management for the Charleston County School District 3999 in North Charleston, SC, spent a significant portion of his police career working with schools and universities as a campus police officer and school resource officer (SRO.) Reidenbach became a recent finalist for K-12 Campus Read more
K12 Summit Educator Series: Bringing Bilingual Education to the Forefront
May 5, 2022
  To kick off its first episode, host of K12 Summit’s new Educator Series podcast, JW Marshall, spoke with Dr. Liz Garza Garcia, president of BEAM with 16 years in education. While “Lizzie,” as nicknamed in college, would have never been associated with teaching, Garcia began mentoring and tutoring students in junior college. The experience of Read more
K12 Summit Educator Series: Supporting Bilingualism Across Texas
May 5, 2022
Host of K12 Summit’s Educator Series podcast, JW Marshall, sat down with David Nungaray, the public relations chair for the Texas Association of Bilingual Education (TABE) and bilingual consulting partner with The New Teacher Project. Growing up as a bilingual student himself, Nungaray has a mission of elevating the importance of multilingual Read more